University of Worcester

151-200 th
European Teaching Rankings 2018
Henwick Grove, Worcester, Worcestershire, WR2 6AJ, United Kingdom

Accounting and Finance (Placement Year)

**Build your portfolio for a rewarding career in accounting, banking, finance, insurance or international trade with this degree designed for maximum exemptions from professional examinations (including ACCA, ICAEW, CIMA and CIPFA) and Associate Membership of the IFA and Chartered Management Institute.** You’ll be supported by regular coaching, and our network of academic staff and highly respected finance professionals. You’ll actively engage with the leading professional bodies as you position yourself to enter this highly influential and rewarding sector. With its strong focus on contemporary issues (such as globalisation, governance and business sustainability), this degree will signal that you are a highly analytical, numerate and commercially-driven graduate. You will be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills valued by employers and ‘real world’ experience through applied projects and placements. Our graduates have secured jobs with companies such as BDO LLP, Ernst & Young LLP, KPMG, NFU Mutual, Lloyds Bank and PwC. Our range of fun extra-curricular activities, such as sport clubs, societies, cultural visits and the student social scene further add to your university experience and personal development. - Gain exemptions from ACCA, ICAEW, CIMA and CIPFA and Associate Membership of the IFA and Chartered Management Institute. - Work with qualified accountants and finance specialists who have extensive experience of management, consultancy or running their own business across a range of sectors (including banking and manufacturing) and organisations (including KPMG, Grant Thornton and HM Treasury) - Enhance your employability through a one-year paid placement and integrated coaching from experienced business leaders - Learn to think critically and analytically - Compete for the Hereford & Worcester Chamber of Commerce prize for ‘Outstanding Performance in Accountancy & Finance’

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (Hons)/BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Sandwich
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
    2019-09-01
  • Location
    Main Site,Worcester
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £12,100
  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (Hons)/BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Sandwich
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
    2018-09-01
  • Location
    Main Site,Worcester
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £12,100